New Kensington health board eyes 7 more buildings for demolition | TribLIVE.com
Valley News Dispatch

New Kensington health board eyes 7 more buildings for demolition

Emily Balser
1332705_web1_web-newkensingtonsign

The New Kensington Board of Health will meet next week to consider several dilapidated properties for demolition.

The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the start of the regular council meeting in the council chambers, 301 11th St.

Dennis Scarpiniti, city clerk, said the following properties will be discussed:

• 525 Earl Ave.

• 1301 Taylor Ave.

• 343 4th Ave.

• 1024 Kenneth Ave.

• 182 Esther Ave.

• 800 East Hills Dr.

• 1254 Martin Ave.

Scarpiniti said the board of health is required to hold a meeting to give property owners time to respond before the property is slated for demolition.

Emily Balser is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Emily at 724-226-4680, [email protected] or via Twitter .

TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.